dollar store


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dollar store

n.
A retail store selling a wide variety of inexpensive articles.
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The mall store is a mini Oregon's Own Dollar Store filled with low-cost toys, ornaments, candy, candles, gift wrap and other items.
Meanwhile Montreal-based Dollarama Inc., Canada's largest dollar store operator, continues to charge ahead.
"We don't want to go into the dollar store channel [with brands which we ship elsewhere] because of our relationships with mass and specialty retailers.
15 and 16 at the new Atlantic City Convention Center, targets dollar store operators from the East Coast, Midwest, and eastern Canada, and is modeled after the first Dollar Store Expo, which was held in Las Vegas in May.
That rollout of small-format stores by Target pales in comparison to the expansion pace being exhibited by such dollar store chains as Dollar General Corp., which plans to add 900 new stores this year.
The appeal of dollar stores continues unabated for reasons beyond price.
will be required to close approximately 340 stores to win approval of its acquisition of Family Dollar Stores Inc.
NEW YORK -- Although they still primarily cater to low-income consumers, dollar stores have successfully broadened their appeal in recent years.